NEWS UPDATE – The start of the RI0LI expedition is postponed for 2 weeks due to hard ice conditions around AS-022 currently.  The team will now fly from Moscow on August 2.

Team member Vasily, R7AA sends an image depicting sea ice in the region from July 10th.

FEBRUARY 15, 2017 – A Russian Robinson team consisting R7AA, RA7E & UA6EX plan to be active from Leont’yeva, Bear Islands AS-022 as RI0LI during third week of July 2017. Bear Island archipelago is located in the East Siberian Sea, the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia). A website will be available in a few weeks time. Website